Example sentences for: abbie

How can you use “abbie” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • For McGovern, it was the hard left, abetted by the hippie fringe--Bella Abzug, along with Abbie Hoffman.

  • He catches Abbie Hoffman acting out for the camera--tongue protruding, middle finger in the air, "fuck" emblazoned on his forehead--but when you look at Hoffman's eyes you see no joy, no mirth, no childish glee at pissing off the grown-ups.

  • Seems as reasonable a resume as being a quasi-Texas rich kid with $56 million to burn on being Big Oil's Puppet President, and indeed, Jesse's utterances on drug and prostitution decriminalization, on the need for unions, and the oft-quoted snap about organized religion being a crutch for the weak-minded and an excuse to stick their noses in other people's business, are the kind of discussion I haven't heard from a politician since Abbie Hoffman took it on the lam.

  • And Avedon's book exposes a number of scars, both physical and spiritual: the disfigured face of a napalmed Vietnamese woman, the sores on a leper's fingerless hand, the bent, swollen nose of a tired, defeated-looking Abbie Hoffman.

  • This is neither a trick question nor an implausible request: The Lincoln Bedroom (this is a hint) is in the White House, and that's just what you are looking at--a photograph of the White House interior taken by National Park Service photographer Abbie Rowe in 1950.


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